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Tropical Playa del Carmen

Ave. entre 8 y 10 Nte. 5ta | Entre Calle 8 Y Calle 10 Nte, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 873 2111
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (14 reviews)
“guacamole” (18 reviews)
“fruit plate” (4 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 a.m. - 11:45 p.m.All hours
Mexican, Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Central American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ave. entre 8 y 10 Nte. 5ta | Entre Calle 8 Y Calle 10 Nte, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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1 - 10 of 352 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We wandered around and were hungry! So glad we stopped. The best seafood Chili rellenos ever! My husband had a shrimp burrito that was to die for. Great staff! Good prices. We will be back!

Thank Kathy J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After initially going into one of the very cool looking hotel restaurants and being very underwhelmed by their offerings my boyfriend an I headed to Tropical as it was one of the few places still serving food at 11pm. So glad we ended up going...More

1  Thank Nicole L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a long haul flight from the UK I was determined not to let the +5 time difference get the better of me and wanted to at least get a flavor of what Playa Del Carmen has to offer in terms of cuisine. The restaurant...More

1  Thank SoloTravelling
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sat watching the world go by eating nachos and guacamole. It was delicious and also had fajitas along with wine and beer to wash them down. Toilets are located upstairs. Staff were welcoming and prices reasonable.

1  Thank Amanda P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are so many restaurants along 5th Avenue for visitors to try, we were very lucky to decide on Tropical on our second night of holiday. The upstairs seating area is decorated with lots of funky ornaments and a water feature, with open windows to...More

1  Thank GayleJP
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Been here a few times. Excellent food and even better service.... had the eggs Benedict last time. Awesome. Fruit plates and fresh juices, to die for.

1  Thank Treena M
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Great breakfast here. Walking by the host distracted us by mentioning they had great food and it was a good place to get wasted. Lol. We didn't get wasted, but we did really enjoy the food and fun. In the middle of Playa, we sat...More

1  Thank Wildforestreview
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

We have been there many times over the last few years. The quality of the food , the service, and value has declined. Once one of our favorite places on 5th avenue. We will not be back. There are too many options available to waste...More

Thank Glenn W
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I enjoyed our lunch so much that we returned to Tropical for dinner. The catch of the day was a perfectly grilled fillet of grouper served over a flavourful variety of vegetables. The staff is happy to let me practise my limited...More

1  Thank Cheryl D
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

While running to escape the torrential downpour in Playa del Carmen, we luckily stumbled upon Tropical. We received the friendliest and most prompt service right away. The food was delicious; we had chicken/lime soup and caprese salad. The fresh homemade juice with chaya (spinach) was...More

1  Thank Carla D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$26
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 11:45 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:45 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:45 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:45 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:45 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:45 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:45 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ave. entre 8 y 10 Nte. 5ta | Entre Calle 8 Y Calle 10 Nte, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 873 2111
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